The army forces, backed by artillery and missile units, engaged in clashes with the terrorists in Eastern Dara’a, seizing control of a region in which the air defense brigade was stationed in the Southern parts of the town of Saida.
They liberated the town after clashes, advancing towards the town of al-Tayebah.
Meantime, the army soldiers clashed with the militants in al-Tafas region in Western Dara’a, killing a number of terrorists.
Also, the Syrian army’s artillery and missile units pounded the terrorists’ positions in Tafs and the town of al-Ya’adoudeh in Western Dara’a.
The Syrian army is now moving towards al-Nasib border crossing.
The Syrian army troops continued to advance in Western Dara’a towards the borders with Jordan after new peace talks between a Syrian-Russian delegation and militant commanders failed again.
Commanders of the terrorist groups left the new round of reconciliation talks with the Russian-Syrian delegation and kept gunmen on alert.
In the meantime, the army men, backed up by artillery units, stormed terrorists’ positions in the town of Tafas in Western Dara’a and captured several strategic regions.
Also, other artillery and missile units opened heavy fire at terrorists’ movements and positions near the Old Customs area and the town of al-Na’eimeh and its nearby regions, inflicting major losses on the terrorists.
The army is tightening siege on the terrorists from the direction of al-Tabelin road East of Tafas, and from Tal al-Saman in the North.
Local sources, meantime, reported that the army has cut off the main supply line of the terrorists connecting Western and Eastern Dara’a.